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Maia Szalavitz

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Maia Szalavitz is the coauthor, with Joseph Volpicelli, M.D., of Recovery Options: The Complete Guide and has written for The New York Times, The Washington Post, Newsweek, New York, O: The Oprah Magazine, Salon, New Scientist, and the Village Voice, among other publications. A former producer for Charlie Rose and researcher for Bill Moyers, Szalavitz is a senior fellow at stats.org, a media watchdog group that investigates the coverage of science and statistics.

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Lost Boy
The True Story of One Man's Exile from a Polygamist Cult and His Brave Journey to Reclaim His Life
Written by Brent W. Jeffs and Maia Szalavitz


Format: Trade Paperback, 264 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: July 13, 2010
Price: $15.99

In the polygamous Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (FLDS), girls can become valuable property as plural wives, but boys are expendable, even a liability. In this powerful and heartbreaking account, former FLDS member Brent Jeffs reveals both the terror and the love he experienced growing up on his... Read more >
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Lost Boy

Written by Brent W. Jeffs and Maia Szalavitz


Format: eBook, 272 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: May 19, 2009
Price: $11.99

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Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.
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